Benjamin W. Wadsworth

1872–3 November 1910 (Age 38)
Indian Territory, United States

The Life of Benjamin W.

When Benjamin W. Wadsworth was born in 1872, in Indian Territory, United States, his father, Caddo Wadsworth, was 35 and his mother, Malinda, was 32. He lived in Depew, Creek, Oklahoma, United States in 1910. He died on 3 November 1910, at the age of 38.

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Caddo Wadsworth
Benjamin W. Wadsworth

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    Caddo Wadsworth






World Events (8)

1872 · The First National Park

Age 0

Yellowstone National Park was given the title of the first national park by the U.S. Congress and signed into law by President Ulysses S. Grant. It is also believed to be the first national park in the world.
1872 · The Amnesty Act

Age 0

A federal law which reversed most of the penalties on former Confederate soldiers by the Fourteenth Amendment. The Act affected over 150,000 troops that were a part of the Civil War.

Age 14

Statue of Liberty is dedicated.

Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Wadsworth near Halifax, West Yorkshire, named with the Old English personal name Wæddi + worð ‘enclosure’.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Ben W Wadsworth, "United States Census, 1910"
  • Ben Wadsworth, "United States Census, 1910"
  • B W Wadsworth, "Oklahoma, County Marriages, 1890-1995"

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